Crawford’s Anna Maloney Awarded Sandy Linning Excellence Award

Anna Maloney

Anna Maloney

GREENVILLE, S.C. – November 18, 2021 – Crawford, a full-service marketing and branding agency, awarded its 2021 Sandy Linning Excellence Award to team member Anna Maloney. Maloney, senior account executive at Crawford, has been with the firm for more than six years and was recognized at the agency’s annual retreat in October. Nominations for the award are submitted by team members and the recipient is selected by agency leadership based on nominations.

“This annual award gives our team an opportunity to recognize a Crawford employee who exhibits excellence in their work and embodies the core values of our agency,” said Marion Crawford, chief executive officer of Crawford. “Throughout her tenure at Crawford, Anna has demonstrated a desire to learn and grow—a trait that resonates with me—so that she can be the very best in her field. Her professionalism and her commitment to excellence have served her, her colleagues and our clients well. This award is well deserved, and we are grateful to have her as part of the Crawford team.”

Maloney leads multiple account teams, managing client communications, campaign execution and overall strategy development. She graduated from Clemson University and has been a driving force on Crawford’s team over the years. She has managed several diverse clients across a variety of industries, including travel and tourism, manufacturing, and higher education. Maloney first served as an intern at the agency before returning as a full-time employee in 2015.

“Anna has consistently delivered the highest quality work to our clients and this award is a true testament to the excellence she puts forth every day,” said Andrea Stegall, chief operating officer at Crawford. “Anna represents Crawford’s core values of quality, responsibility, respect, flexibility and attitude through and through. She takes pride in her work and is passionate about serving our clients. She makes us all so proud.”

“I am so fortunate to have spent the last six years of my career at a place that consistently enhances my professional development and allows me to grow and learn something new every day,” said Maloney. “I am proud to be just one part of the Crawford team and am incredibly humbled to have been nominated by my colleagues for an award that means so much to our company.”

About Crawford
Crawford is a full-service marketing and branding agency in Greenville, S.C. The agency provides a full range of services including advertising, SEO and SEM, video production, web design and digital marketing. Crawford is known for providing strategic and creative communications, highly responsive customer service and significant, award-winning results for its clients. Crawford has expertise in a variety of industries, including healthcare, travel and tourism, education, manufacturing, and financial services. In 2021, the company was recognized for the fourth consecutive year as one of South Carolina’s Best Places to Work. For more information, please visit our website at

About Sandy Linning Excellence Award
The Sandy Linning Excellence Award was established in 2015 to honor the legacy of Sandy Linning, a friend and mentor of Crawford founder Marion Crawford. Sandy approached her work with integrity, commitment and enthusiasm and her legacy of excellence was a key factor in Crawford’s rise to become a full-service strategic marketing firm serving clients in the Upstate and across the Southeast. Each year, a Crawford employee is recognized for exhibiting excellence in their work and demonstrating the company core values of quality, responsibility, respect, flexibility and attitude.

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